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Deterioration in sexual desire due to hypothyroidism - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   as my testosterone levels are very low due to hypothyroidism, my sexual desure has deteriorated...kindly suggest me a cure for this
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide these: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status,
Doctor :   since how long ur having hypothyroidism?
User :   i am 44 years old male, resident of bangalore, working as a computer professional and married
Doctor :   k
User :   i was diagnosed of having hypothyroidism for the past 5 years
Doctor :   Do you have Allergies / Diabetes / / High Blood pressure/Heart disease/ Asthma etc
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
User :   many a times for esophagitis, gastritis
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   pl tell the present medication ur taking?
User :   eltroxin 150 mcg for hypothyroidism
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Please mention about the Sleep, Stools and Appetite, any specific problems with them.
Doctor :   well one of the complication of the hypothy
User :   severe constipation, sleep is okay
Doctor :   is the low sex drive
User :   s
Doctor :   which can improve by change in the life style
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long you have?

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